Digital Collections in the NLM History of Medicine Division
At the MLA meeting in Hawaii, Sheldon Kotzin announced that Estelle Brodman’s 1954 edition of The Development of Medical Bibliography is now available digitally at: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/hmd/collections/digital/brodman/brodman.html.
The digital collection in the NLM History of Medicine Division has many interesting works that might be on interest to librarians, historians, or anyone seeking to understand the past: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/hmd/collections/digital/index.html. For example, you can go to Turning the Pages Online to view rare books such as Robert Hooke’s Micrographia.
Teachers of history of health sciences courses will find this collection essential.